WinGD launches new low-speed, 2-stroke dual-fuel engines

In response to the rising demand for extra environment friendly and dependable marine propulsion that serves the wants of an more and more environmentally sustainable trade, WinGD (Winterthur Fuel & Diesel Ltd.) has launched three new low-speed, two-stroke engines which are able to working on low emission fuels. Constructing on the confirmed WinGD expertise, the brand new additions to the portfolio—X40DF, X82D and X82DF engines—will present a greater variety of compliant decisions to the ship proprietor. Our trade is asking for greener-shipping and the success of our low-pressure dual-fuel X-DF portfolio is proof that ship homeowners are in search of sustainability and effectivity from their propulsion system. Rising our portfolio of engines ensures that ship homeowners have the correct choices to really feel assured of their funding. —Klaus Heim, CEO WinGD X40DF engine for smaller vessels. The brand new X40DF in its customary configuration is designed to run on LNG,....





The 1973 Baldwin-Movement Section III Camaro…You Really Weren’t Going To See One other Like This!

In 1974, Automotive Craft Journal revealed an article: “King Kong Lives On Lengthy Island”. The function automobile: a 454-powered Movement Tremendous Vega. Wrap your head round that for a minute…the Chevrolet Vega, a automotive bought with a 140-cubic-inch 4, a automotive that flat freaking screams with a small-block, holding a Rat hostage below the hood ready for the primary sucker to stroll by in order that it may possibly use a comically-sized hammer and bean them on the highest of the top. In 1974. Proper on the heels of the primary OPEC oil embargo. It’s a small marvel that the Environmental Safety Company didn’t discover him sooner, and it’s nothing in need of a miracle that after they did lastly transfer in on him, Joel Rosen solely needed to pay a $500 nice and conform to cease making race-ready monsters for the road. Oh, he nonetheless made machines that will....



What Car Would You Drive On A Rally?

Ever since I first discovered what rally racing was, I’ve been enamored with the idea. Tarmac, filth, snow, the floor didn’t matter…it was all about beating the clock over a set distance whereas not stuffing the automobile into any immovable object. It sounds simple, but it surely isn’t simple within the slightest. Simply driving point-to-point quick is fairly commonplace fare, however rally racing occurs at such a tempo that you’ll want to be genuinely in-tune with what the automobile is doing, what you might be able to making that car do, and on the identical time you’ll want to have an eagle-eye deal with what’s going on round you always. Mis-step simply as soon as, and you may be on a type of rally crash movies on YouTube two seconds after the hulk stops transferring. I’ve pushed on filth, quicker than I ought to most likely admit to. Western Washington....





Absolutely-Loaded Drag Racing From The 2019 Nice Lakes Massive Rig Problem

One occasion that we have to see in individual is Rodéo du Camion-style semi-truck drag racing. The premise is easy: two vans hitch as much as a B-train trailer setup that’s weighed down with forty-five tons of lumber. The race takes place up a hill (the precise Rodéo du Camion race monitor in Notre Dame du Nord, Quebec has a 12% grade that the vans climb up as they battle side-by-side, twisting body, spinning tires, darkening the sky with smoke and customarily making a spectacle out of freight haulage in the suitable approach. And all of this should be achieved with a guide trans…there aren’t any computerized transmissions allowed and will the group be merciful if you happen to miss a shift. Proper, like that’ll occur…you’ll hear the laughter and condescending feedback your entire time you set as much as end climbing the hill good and slow-like. This isn’t Ottawa. That is....



EV Join Launches Certification Program for Electrical Automobile Charging Station Producers

25 electrical car (EV) charging station fashions from over ten producers at the moment are licensed on the world’s largest open-standards-based administration platform LOS ANGELES – April 23, 2019 – In an effort to make electrical car (EV) charging extra accessible to drivers and manageable for web site house owners, EV Join right now introduced the launch of its EV Cost Station (EVCS) Certification Program for EV charging station producers. A number one supplier of EV charging options, EV Join developed the certification program to permit producers to remotely self-certify and full the overwhelming majority of steps required to make sure that their EV cost stations seamlessly accommodate the most typical driver, community operator, and utility use instances. Together with guaranteeing compatibility with superior cost station use instances, the EVCS Certification Program ensures that cost station complies with the Open Cost Level Protocol (OCPP), an internationally established, open-standards-based protocol for....





Customized Vossen Cast Wheels

The e-tron stands out as the first series-production EV from the four-ring model, however it’s additionally an Audi, and which means individuals are going to tune it. In the present day, now we have the primary customized model, due to the wheel specialists at Vossen. At this level, we do not know if this was made for Worthersee or not, however we have seen a number of different Audis ready with Cast Collection alloys for that legendary occasion. Regardless, the curb enchantment is unden… (proceed studying >>)



2019 Toyota Camry XSE

America’s Favourite Midsize Sedan What a disgrace midsize sedans are dropping favor with automobile patrons. Take your decide amongst a number of producers and you’ll not go fallacious with daring designs, inside refinement, superior security options and gasoline economic system. The 2019 Toyota Camry is a superb instance of a five-passenger sedan that may be a favourite with customers and stays one of many perennial finest sellers on this class. This 12 months’s Camry is able to tackle twisty roads Clean Operator Clear Fleet Report spent every week within the front-wheel drive 2019 Camry XSE. The naturally aspirated three.5-liter V6 was mated to an eight-speed automated transmission, with this mixture good for 301 horsepower and 267 pounds-feet of torque. The EPA charges gasoline economic system at 22 mpg metropolis/32 freeway/26 mixed. Operating on common unleaded on Southern California freeways, we averaged 30.three mpg over 435 miles. This can be a....





Bentley Plans To Set Pikes Peak Hill Climb Report With This Continental GT

Bentley Motors is ready to try to interrupt the outright manufacturing automotive document at Pikes Peak Worldwide Hill Climb with the brand new Continental GT later this month. The present document and time to beat is 10:26.9. Final yr, the document for a manufacturing SUV at Pikes Peak was set by the Bentley Bentayga in a time of 10:49.9 – taking practically two minutes off the earlier document by averaging 107 kmph. Additionally Learn: Bentley Continental GT Will get Modified Into A Tank In Russia Pikes Peak veteran Rhys Millen will drive the Continental GT in the course of the document try. Bentley’s Director of Motorsport, Brian Gush, stated, “We now have taken a lot studying from our profitable go to to Pikes Peak final yr with the Bentley Bentayga and utilized it to our preparations this time round. We’re proud to exhibit the Continental GT’s breadth of talents in....



Servicing the McLaren F1

For each one of many 106 McLaren F1s, MSO holds an in depth historical past file. These include every part from its unique factory-build specification to a forensic account of its most up-to-date service A nightmare to work on? Not a little bit of it. In reality, as James Disdale discovers, mechanics love fettling the McLaren F1 “In comparison with many automobiles, these are a mechanic’s dream,” says Pani Tsouris as we each peer previous the dazzling gold warmth safety and extremely polished titanium exhausts to the huge V12 nestling deep within the engine bay.  “All the pieces has been correctly thought via. The fuses are simple to entry, all of the fluid reservoirs are bundled collectively within the nostril and there’s area – you will get to all 12 spark plugs and the air and oil filter.”   Now I wasn’t anticipating to listen to this. I used to....





Behind the scenes at Nio

ES8 went on sale final 12 months. Smaller ES6 quickly adopted Nio goes locations quick with upmarket EVs and modern model constructing. We meet its CEO A premium electrical automobile start-up, based by a serial entrepreneur with a daring plan to tackle the giants of the automobile trade via new know-how and enterprise ideas – it’s straightforward to see why Nio has been known as ‘China’s Tesla’.  However scratch under the floor and also you’ll discover there are much more variations than similarities between the 2 corporations. That begins with their underlying philosophies: whereas Tesla got down to use new know-how to disrupt the automobile trade and reinvent the automobile itself, Nio is aiming to capitalise on the huge adjustments the trade is present process to reinvent the consumer expertise.  It’s an method that makes Nio worthy of consideration amongst a swarm of Chinese language EV start-ups and a real....



2020 Renault Clio RS Line Shines in New Images, Is Value €21,400

The Renault Clio was Europe’s second best-selling automobile general, and this new era guarantees to be higher in each method that issues. The French have at all times been daring with their designs, and as we speak, we are going to concentrate on a brand new product they provide, the 2020 Clio RS Line. The final two generations of the Clio provided GT and GT Line physique kits, however each seem to have been changed by the RS Line. Clearly, the Renaultsport badge is best kn… (proceed studying >>)





2020 Jeep Gladiator Prime Velocity Run Ends At 97 MPH

Being a pickup, the Gladiator isn’t made for prime pace. However even within the Utah desert, the three.6-liter Pentastar V6 and eight-speed automated transmission can take the mid-size truck to 97 miles per hour. That’s 156 km/h when you want metric, and we’re not shocked the Jeep can’t go sooner. On the finish of the run, The Stradman talked about 105 miles per hour in his JK Wrangler. However that’s a diffe… (proceed studying >>)



World’s Dumbest Automotive Thief Caught After Getting a Burger in Stolen Automotive

A lifetime of crime may appear to be the straightforward manner of getting by, however it’s not with out its challenges. Hollywood films aren’t this keen on the “outsmarting the police” cliché for no cause. One automotive thief from Everett, Massachusetts, discovered this the laborious manner, whereas additionally profitable the title of the world’s dumbest automotive thief (most likely): he stole a lady’s automotive after which drove in it … (proceed studying >>)





Cruising Instagram...

All the time a gold mine for outdated, forgotten stuff. And issues we bear in mind fondly… – A improbable trying idea automobile I had by no means heard of: The 1970 Holden Torana GTR-X. – A extremely cool 1967 AMC idea referred to as the Amitron. (renamed the AMC Electron in 1977)An early EV idea with a claimed electrical vary of as much as 150 miles (in 1967!!)–  A bizarre, longer model prototype of the unique Fiat 500.–  An early proposal for the 2nd era BMW three sequence by Giugiaro.– A forgotten Nissan Idea: the 1987 Nissan Judo. With its actually cool sliding roof panel.– One other automobile I’ve by no means heard of: The 1953 French Ford Comete. (trying so much just like the Peugeot 403 Cabriolet)–  A improbable 1978 Cadillac Eldorado with retractable T-Tops! On the market for $16 500.– The at all times cool 1966 Hondas.– And....



All We Know so Far

The Octavia is definitely a cash maker for Skoda, a Europe-wide phenomenon that has been sweeping the continent for the reason that authentic debuted in 1996. The newest (third) technology mannequin has additionally confirmed extremely well-liked and continues to be promoting nicely at this time, even though it was really launched approach again in 2013. Now an all-new mannequin is on the verge of being launched and we don’t count on it to be a misstep for Skoda. The Czech automaker will wish to put its finest foot ahead with the fourth-gen Octavia since, though it isn’t a high-riding crossover, Skoda sells practically 400,000 models per yr in Europe, amongst its completely different variations. Nonetheless, Skoda has modified its mannequin construction with the discharge of the brand new Scala hatchback, and it’s this mannequin that now occupies the spot within the vary that was beforehand taken up by the Octavia.....





Chevy Bolt EV Mysteriously Loses Half its Vary

Instantly Let Down By My Nice Automotive Since I bought my Chevrolet Bolt EV on January eight, 2017, I’ve been an enormous fan. It’s been completely dependable, delivering 200+ miles of vary and dealing with all types of masses, all whereas being enjoyable to drive. And, I really like the way in which it seems, together with the Kinetic Blue paint on the skin and the white-and-gray inside. I recognize the regeneration setting that permits one-pedal driving. I take pleasure in not visiting gasoline stations. I’ve hung out and vitality selling the automotive on my enterprise playing cards and in lots of posts to my private weblog and tales on Clear Fleet Report. Suddenly, solely 100 miles of vary However over the previous few months, my Bolt let me down. Nothing broke and it drove high-quality, however after I charged it, it mentioned it was full with solely 100 miles....



Mercedes-AMG G63 Will get Inferno Blue Carbon Remedy from Topcar

We see the Mercedes G63, the brand new one, like a premium speaker with wheels. A number of the components, just like the uncovered door handles, are retro, however the remainder of it’s simply timeless and expensive-looking. Individuals spend some huge cash on their sound methods. We have heard some forking out $10,000 for a gold cable, however when you’re searching for costly mods, the automobile world has bought you coated. A number of corporations already provide superior physique kits … (proceed studying >>)





Tesla Mannequin three Sentry Mode Catches Vandal Dousing Automobile With Acid

Tesla’s Sentry Mode is getting reward for catching one more vandal after a Mannequin three proprietor went public along with his story. The story initially included video of the vandal as properly, nevertheless it’s been taken down since. Teslarati confirms it went up on Twitter, together with the complete particulars, and the tweet accessible on the bo… (proceed studying >>)



ZF Demonstrates Pre-Crash Exterior Airbag, Will Flip Your Automobile Right into a Pufferfish

Automotive provider ZF is considering proactively, attempting to restrict the pressure of the influence in case of a collision by making a buffer zone. Mentioned buffer zone is created with assist from the world’s first pre-crash exterior airbag, which was demonstrated the opposite day. It’s nonetheless in prototype stage and there’s no phrase but from ZF on when it would go into manufacturing, however when it does occur, it ought to considerably … (proceed studying >>)





2019 BMW 330i xDrive — Ought to the Audi A4 be Frightened?

The Audi A4 and BMW three Collection have been battling for many years. This competitors isn’t something new however it’s altering a bit. Up to now, the A4 and the three Collection had been all the time comparable in worth and section however drastically totally different in strategy. Whereas the three Collection was all the time about driving dynamics above all else, the A4 was all the time about mixing consolation with efficiency and all-wheel drive grip. So the A4 was all the time the jack-of-all-trades, grasp of none, whereas the three Collection has all the time been a grasp of 1. Now, although, the 2 automobiles are nearer than ever. We only in the near past check the brand new G20-generation BMW three Collection, which debuted simply this yr, and we had our tester for per week. Particularly, our check automotive was a 2019 BMW 330i xDrive, which suggests....



2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

Aston Martin’s new flagship tourer is lastly right here, and it brings with it two iconic names blended collectively and loads of energy to make fashions just like the Ferrari 812 Superfast tremble with concern. To make the brand new Superleggera what it’s, Aston Martin did some severe work to the underpinnings that had been borrowed from the DB11. In essence, the automaker managed to shed a complete of 160 kilos and threw in a extra aggressive design that makes it worthy of flagship standing. Powering the beast is Aston’s acquainted 5.2-liter V-12, nevertheless it’s tuned to ship a gut-wrenching 715 horsepower and 663 pound-feet of torque – sufficient to push this beaut as much as 50 mph in three.four seconds and all the best way to a prime pace of 211 mph. All of this in thoughts, we noticed it solely becoming to make the brand new DBS Superleggera....





New Ram 1500 Pickup Recalled Over Airbag Downside

Beginning on July 20th, the homeowners of 343,000 pickups vehicles from the 2019 and 2020 mannequin years will likely be notified by Fiat Chrysler Vehicles a few little bit of an issue. Their workhorses are outfitted with airbags that might be disabled within the case of a crash, and the problem is software-related in keeping with FCA. One-third of 2019 vehicles are nonetheless at dealerships acco… (proceed studying >>)



Supply Man Falls Off His Bike, Walks Straight Into Shifting Bus

For this reason it is best to all the time put on a helmet whenever you’re biking, regardless if solely do it often otherwise you make a dwelling out of it, as Joseph Nicholson used to do when he labored for Simply Eat. He now not works as a supply biker due to an accident that just about price him his life and that might have simply been averted if he’d worn his helmet. It occurred in Cardiff, U.Okay., and Nicholson has no recollection of it, … (proceed studying >>)





Gas Effectivity Comparability

The much-anticipated MG Hector is all set to be launched in India later this month, and the carmaker has already revealed a good bit about its first SUV for India. The brand new MG Hector may also be one of many first linked SUVs to be launched within the nation and will probably be supplied in 4 key variants – Model, Tremendous, Good and Sharp and there will likely be a spread of options which will likely be out there proper from the bottom Model variant itself. Now, the carmaker has additionally come out with the official gasoline economic system figures for the MG Hector, given out by ARAI (Automotive Analysis Affiliation of India). Whereas we’re but to check the SUV in real-world situations, here is the place the brand new SUV stands towards its rivals Jeep Compass and Hyundai Tucson, when it comes to ARAI licensed mileage. Additionally Learn:....



2019 Jeep Compass Trailhawk India video evaluate

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Options of the New Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV and Coupe Revealed

The Mercedes-Benz GLC sport utility automobile and Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe simply bought up to date. The 2 are getting a beauty makeover and powertrain upgrades. Look Outdoors, the GLC SUV and Coupe at the moment are sportier because of their new entrance and rear bumpers. The radiator grille of every unit can be redesigned to enhance the adjustments. Excessive-performance LED headlamps and the LED taillights come as customary tools within the autos. Inside, the motive force and passengers are greeted by extra superior, high-quality, 7-inch shows and a brand new multi-function steering wheel. The cockpit might be upgraded with a totally digital instrument cluster and touchscreens measuring 10.25 inches every. There are completely different colours and trims accessible to the surfaces of the autos as effectively from the completely different packages provided by Mercedes. These are additional amped up when going for the AMG fashions with extra aggressive styling highlighted....



The 8 best features coming soon to your Apple Watch (AAPL)

The Apple Watch is getting a huge update later this year. WatchOS 6 introduces new ways to track your health, and lots of new watch-face styles to pick and choose from. We rounded up the best Apple Watch features to look forward to in WatchOS 6. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The Apple Watch is one of the most personal pieces of technology Apple has ever invented. And it’s about to get even better. Unveiled at the WWDC 2019 keynote earlier this week, WatchOS 6 is a free software update coming later this year to Apple Watch models made in 2016 or later. It introduces a handful of new features for monitoring and tracking your health, and adds lots of quality-of-life improvements to boot. We rounded up the best features coming to the Apple Watch in WatchOS 6. Take a look. SEE ALSO: Here’s what iOS 13 says about....





Harrison Ford Goes Skydiving for the First Time at 76

Because the saying goes, age is however a quantity. Actor Harrison Ford could also be 76 years previous however he’s not letting that cease him from leaping out of a airplane for the primary time ever. And he has no plans to cease right here, both. On a latest household trip to New Zealand, Ford let himself be talked into skydiving by his 18-year-old son Liam, the actor reveals on a latest chat with (proceed studying >>)



Tesla immerses itself in Chinese culture as Gigafactory 3 sees machinery setup

On the heels of the near-completion of Gigafactory 3’s factory shell, Tesla appears to be setting itself up as an electric car maker that is down-to-earth and respectful of China’s culture. As Tesla joins China in celebrating a national holiday, reports have emerged pointing to machinery in Gigafactory 3 already being set up inside the facility. China recently celebrated its Dragon Boat Festival, a national holiday that is largely connected to the death of Qu Yuan, one of the country’s most notable poets who was accused of treason by the ruling class. Legend states that the poet committed suicide by drowning instead of allowing himself to be captured by the authorities, but his body was saved after locals raced out in boats (hence the Dragon Boats) to scatter rice in the water, preventing fish from desecrating his corpse. References to this legend were present in greetings that Tesla sent out....





France Prepared To Lower Renault Stake To Shore Up Nissan Partnership

France is able to think about slicing its stake in Renault within the pursuits of consolidating the automaker’s alliance with Nissan, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire stated Saturday. He was talking in Japan after Italian-US carmaker Fiat Chrysler pulled the plug on its proposed merger with Renault, saying negotiations had turn out to be “unreasonable” as a result of political resistance in Paris. In an interview with AFP on the sidelines of the G20 finance ministers assembly in Japan, Le Maire stated Paris would possibly think about decreasing the state’s 15-percent stake in Renault if it led to a “extra stable” alliance between the Japanese and French corporations. Additionally Learn: Fiat Chrysler Withdraws Merger Supply For Renault, Blames French Politics “We will cut back the state’s stake in Renault’s capital. This isn’t an issue so long as, on the finish of the method, we have now a extra stable auto....